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May

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Celebrate LGBTQ Pride Month with the NNLM Reading Club

Posted by on May 30th, 2019 0 comments

The NNLM All of Us Community Engagement Network is pleased to announce its three book selections in support of LGBTQ Pride Month, celebrated each June. To learn more about each of these titles, download book discussion guides, promotional materials and corresponding LGBTQ health information or to apply for a free NNLM Reading Club Book kit,… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Education, Outreach

Apr

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NNLM Reading Club: Mental Health Awareness

Posted by on April 8th, 2019 0 comments

The NNLM All of Us Community Engagement Network is pleased to announce its three book selections in support of Mental Health Awareness, a May National Health Observance. Everything Here is Beautiful by Mira T Lee RX: A Graphic Memoir by Rachel Lindsay Gorilla and the Bird by Zack McDermott To learn more about each of… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, In the Region, Outreach

Apr

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It’s National Public Health Week!

Posted by on April 1st, 2019 0 comments

National Public Health Week (NPHW) begins today! Lead by the American Public Health Association (APHA), every year for the first week of April communities and organizations dedicated to improving the public health across the United states come together to spread awareness and highlight important health-related topics. Each day of NPHW focuses on a particular theme… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Outreach, Public Health

Mar

27

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Connect with NNLM MAR at an Upcoming Conference

Posted by on March 27th, 2019 0 comments

The staff of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region, is hitting the road! Please introduce yourself at any of these meetings. If you would like to schedule a few minutes to speak with us about your projects and partnership opportunities, please contact us. New Jersey League for Nursing: Health Professions Coordinator… Read More »

Posted in: @ the RML, All of Us, Exhibits, In the Region, Outreach

Mar

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Last Call for All of Us Journey Partnership

Posted by on March 12th, 2019 0 comments

Last Call! The All of Us Journey is still looking for partners when it comes to Philadelphia and Harrisburg. If you are interested in hosting the Journey at an event, volunteering, or would like more information about this opportunity, please contact NNLM MAR All of Us Community Engagement Coordinator Veronica Leigh Milliner at VLM38@pitt.edu. The… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Exhibits, In the Region, Outreach

Feb

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Funding is Available for 2019-2020 Health Information Outreach Projects

Posted by on February 8th, 2019 0 comments

The National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region (NNLM MAR) invites applications for health information outreach and programming projects. The mission of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine is to advance the progress of medicine, improve public health by providing U.S. health professionals with equal access to biomedical information, and improve individuals’… Read More »

Posted in: @ the RML, All of Us, Consumer Health, Funding, Health Professionals, Outreach

Dec

10

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NNLM Reading Club Book Kits: Family Health History

Posted by on December 10th, 2018 0 comments

Book clubs provide a space that encourages engaged conversations and allows for people to connect with one another. The NNLM All of Us Community Engagement Network has developed the NNLM Reading Club as a way to build and support conversations around important health topics. The goal is to support libraries’ health literacy efforts and address… Read More »

Posted in: All of Us, Consumer Health, Education, Outreach

Dec

04

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It’s National Influenza Vaccination Week!

Posted by on December 4th, 2018 0 comments

National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW), December 2-8, 2018, is a national awareness campaign focused on highlighting the importance of influenza vaccination. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) established NIVW in 2005 to highlight the importance of continuing flu vaccination through the holiday season and beyond. Why December? Flu vaccination coverage estimates from past seasons have… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Health Professionals, K-12, Outreach, Public Health

Oct

29

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Resources for Coping with Trauma

Posted by on October 29th, 2018 0 comments

As many of you may know, NNLM MAR’s offices are located at the University of Pittsburgh, just a few miles from the Tree of Life Synagogue where 11 people lost their lives on Saturday morning. While all NNLM MAR staff are physically safe, we grieve with our friends, neighbors and colleagues. This morning, we received… Read More »

Posted in: Consumer Health, Disaster / Emergency Preparedness, Health Professionals, In the Region, K-12, Outreach, Public Health

Oct

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New Opportunity for NNLM MAR members: apply to host a traveling exhibition

Posted by on October 18th, 2018 0 comments

The National Library of Medicine Exhibition Program creates lively and informative exhibitions and resources that enhance awareness of and appreciation for the collection and health information resources of the National Library of Medicine. These exhibitions and supportive educational resources engage diverse audiences and explore a variety of topics in the history of medicine. The National Library… Read More »

Posted in: @ the RML, Blog, Exhibits, News from NLM/NIH, Outreach

This project is funded by the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, under Cooperative Agreement Number UG4LM012342 with the University of Pittsburgh, Health Sciences Library System.

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